Plasmodium falciparum RAJ116 (ASM18602v2)

Plasmodium falciparum RAJ116 Assembly and Gene Annotation

About Plasmodium falciparum RAJ116

Wikipedia

Plasmodium falciparum is a unicellular protozoan parasite of humans, and the deadliest species of Plasmodium that cause malaria in humans. Almost every malarial death is caused by P. falciparum, and 93% of death occurs in Africa. Children under five years of age are most affected, accounting for 61% of the total deaths. In Sub-Saharan Africa, over 75% of cases were due to P. falciparum, whereas in most other malarial countries, other, less virulent plasmodial species predominate.

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General information about this species can be found in Wikipedia.

Statistics

Summary

AssemblyASM18602v2, INSDC Assembly GCA_000186025.2,
Database version97.1
Base Pairs11,666,800
Golden Path Length14,149,312
Genebuild byENA
Genebuild methodGenerated from ENA annotation
Data sourceBroad Institute

Gene counts

Coding genes3,209
Non coding genes112
Small non coding genes112
Pseudogenes3
Gene transcripts3,325

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